Policies and Management for Training Aids, Devices, Simulators, and Simulations
This major revision, dated 28 March 2013-
o Changes title from Training Device Policies and Management to Policies and Management for Training Aids, Devices, Simulators, and Simulations (cover).
o Ensures established training requirements are reviewed for Joint considerations and/or implications (paras 1-7, 1-8, and 1-10).
o Provides commanders and trainers at all levels with guidance designed to optimize the efficiency and effectiveness of use of Training Aids, Devices, Simulators, and Simulations in support of the Army’s Combined Arms Training Strategies for operational (collective) training and Programs of Instruction for Institutional Training (paras 1-8, 1-9, 2-6, 2-7, 2-8, 2-10, 2-11, and 2-16).
o Provides policy on managing the Army’s major training support system programs: Sustainable Range Program, Mission Command Training Support Program, Soldier Training Support Program, Combat Training Center Modernization Program, the contract logistics support program commonly referred to as the Management Decision Package Training Aids, Devices, Simulators, and Simulations Maintenance Program (paras 3-1, 3-2, and 3-3).
o Incorporates policy from DODD 5000.01, DODI 5000.02, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Instruction 3170.01H (throughout).